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Relax and recharge at The Guardian guest house in Hemel-en-Aarde
Relax and recharge at The Guardian guest house in Hemel-en-AardeArticle

Nestled in the beautiful and (aptly named) Hemel-en-Aarde (Heaven and Earth) Valley, The Guardian Guest House and Cottage is the perfect self-catering spot when looking for some serious R&R.

Ruth Cooper 21 Apr 2021

7 safety tips to make the most out of your time on Table Mountain
7 safety tips to make the most out of your time on Table MountainArticle

Exploring Table Mountain in Cape Town is a must for anyone visiting the city; even for those from the city. The upcoming long weekends present the opportunity to do so, however, it's important to stay safe while exploring the New7Wonder of Nature.

8 Apr 2021

5 South African hiking trails to explore this Easter Weekend
5 South African hiking trails to explore this Easter WeekendArticle

As South Africans are, once again, able to travel domestically under lockdown Level 1, the upcoming Easter Weekend offers the perfect opportunity to explore all there is to love and enjoy about South Africa.

16 Mar 2021

5 trends that will shape the way South Africans travel in 2021
5 trends that will shape the way South Africans travel in 2021Article

Travel trends ebb and flow, but nothing has reshaped the way that people plan, book and travel quite like Covid-19. While 2020 put paid to many a trip (almost overnight), 2021 will give us the first taste of travel and tourism in a post-pandemic world...

9 Feb 2021

6 of the best hiking trails in South Africa
6 of the best hiking trails in South AfricaArticle

The Covid-19 pandemic has forced us to rethink how we do things. Before the pandemic, we were generally inclined to the outdoors. However, we became more and more secluded as the pandemic drew on and on. This seclusion has and still is, driving many South Africans to enjoy the outdoors and more specifically enjoy the many beautiful hiking trails the country has to offer.

Evan Sparks 27 Jan 2021

City of Cape Town to limit visitor numbers at its nature reserves' picnic, braai spots
City of Cape Town to limit visitor numbers at its nature reserves' picnic, braai spotsArticle

In light of the increasing number of Covid-19 cases in the Western Cape, the City of Cape Town will impose visitor restrictions at the picnic spots and braai areas in its nature reserves over the festive season from Saturday, 12 December 2020...

11 Dec 2020

Top 10 things to do in Joburg this holiday season
Top 10 things to do in Joburg this holiday seasonArticle

More than just an economic hub, Johannesburg offers local and international tourists cultural, leisure, sporting, fashion and lifestyle activities - which has made the city of gold an appealing destination for those wanting to travel for business and pleasure...

8 Dec 2020

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How to re-enchant tourismArticle

After Covid-19 becomes a tragic chapter in the history of the tourism industry, leaders will have to find ways to rebuild the industry and to increase both the number of people travelling and regain profitability.

Dr Peter E. Tarlow 7 Dec 2020

Take the Blue Train to Sun City
Take the Blue Train to Sun CityArticle

Journey with us on an exciting, activity-filled trip to Sun City onboard The Blue Train. This trip has something for everyone, over two days of absolute luxury. It's a very unique way of experiencing The Lost City and all it offers...

Issued by Havas Johannesburg 1 Dec 2020

How to make the most of your budget on a trip to the KZN South Coast
How to make the most of your budget on a trip to the KZN South CoastArticle

Here are the top 20 activities you can do in the KZN South Coast for under R150...

26 Oct 2020

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Self-care Sundays and how brands can get involvedArticle

Over the past few months, self-care or self-love Sundays (#SelfcareSunday) has been trending on social media. Tsholofelo Mmusi, junior media planner at The MediaShop explores how brands can leverage from the hashtag...

Tsholofelo Mmusi 14 Aug 2020

Megaprojects in Addis Ababa raise questions about spatial justice
Megaprojects in Addis Ababa raise questions about spatial justiceArticle

Urban investments across the African continent are at an all-time high. Yet the nature of these investments differs starkly across cities....

Biruk Terrefe 24 Jun 2020

The Marine
Two South African properties recognised by Small Luxury Hotels of the WorldArticle

Two of South Africa's best seaside hotels, The Plettenberg and The Marine, are among the most recent additions to the prestigious Small Luxury Hotels of the World platform...

30 Apr 2020

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Table Mountain Cableway expands safety measures for visitorsArticle

With so many people visiting this New7Wonder of the natural world, safety remains paramount at one of South Africa's leading tourist attractions...

4 Feb 2020

What to do in the Garden Route for every month of 2020
What to do in the Garden Route for every month of 2020Article

The Garden Route in the Western Cape is the perfect place to unwind during short breaks, long weekends and family holidays...

Linsey Schluter 27 Jan 2020

5 top Cape Town beach braai spots for the festive season
5 top Cape Town beach braai spots for the festive seasonArticle

Here are some of the best beach braai spots in and around Cape Town to enjoy with family and friends this festive season...

Briony Brookes 29 Nov 2019

Fun things to do in Cape Town
Fun things to do in Cape TownArticle

Cape Town, also known as The Mother City, is known globally for its natural beauty and rich history. This is South Africa's legislative capital, a coastal city in the Western Cape and now the new home of Rosebank College, an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE)...

Karabo Keepile, Issued by Rosebank College 26 Nov 2019

Win advertising worth R500,000 in Media24's travel magazines
Win advertising worth R500,000 in Media24's travel magazinesArticle

Do you want to reach a target audience of more than a million with your travel products or information? This is the chance of a lifetime!...

Issued by Media24 Lifestyle 11 Nov 2019

Airbnb unveils its 20 trending destinations for 2020
Airbnb unveils its 20 trending destinations for 2020Article

Online marketplace Airbnb has unveiled its list of 20 trending destinations, based on year-over-year growth in bookings, for 2020...

10 Oct 2019

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#Loeries2019: ALL THE WINNERS!Article

The full list of winners for the 41st Annual Loerie Awards, which concluded on Saturday, 24 August 2018 at the Durban ICC, have been announced. Congratulations to all!...

23 Aug 2019

Calling the victors to their spoils. © Loeries.
#Loeries2019: All the Friday night winners announced!Article

The Friday night winners of the 41st Annual Loerie Awards, which took place on 23 August 2019 at the Durban ICC, have been announced. Congratulations to all!

23 Aug 2019

#Loeries2019: Day 3 judging finalists!
#Loeries2019: Day 3 judging finalists!Article

Day 3's finalists have been announced for Loeries 2019...

21 Aug 2019

5 unique activities in Clanwilliam
5 unique activities in ClanwilliamArticle

Visitors to Clanwilliam in the Western Cape will be delighted to hear that there are a couple of must-do-activities absolutely unique to this beautiful town and its surrounds...

3 Jun 2019

#WTMA19: Keith Jenkins on what travel influencers are getting right and wrong
#WTMA19: Keith Jenkins on what travel influencers are getting right and wrongArticle

According to iambassador founder and CEO Keith Jenkins, marketing influencers in the travel industry are either executing their content mind-blowingly well or mind-bogglingly bad...

Maroefah Smith 12 Apr 2019

A pioneering approach to the hospitality industry
A pioneering approach to the hospitality industryArticle

With travel on the rise, service providers need to be thinking out of the box to stay afloat in today's tough economic climate. Shaun Lamont, managing director of First Group, takes a look at the various elements that are influencing the future of the hospitality industry...

Shaun Lamont 2 Apr 2019

5 strong-rand holiday destinations for 2019
5 strong-rand holiday destinations for 2019Article

South Africans are learning that the world is vast and that there are some places where the rand is strong which means international travel and intercontinental flights can still be affordable...

Issued by SA Airlines 8 Feb 2019

5 reasons to visit BOSJES
5 reasons to visit BOSJESArticle

Known and insta-famous for its iconic flowing wimple-shaped wedding chapel, BOSJES farm in the Breede Valley not only offers a dramatic venue and backdrop for weddings but also so much more...

Ruth Cooper 23 Oct 2018

Here's to entering the West Coast way of living
Here's to entering the West Coast way of livingArticle

I recently got to experience the blooming Spring season on a road trip to the West Coast, which is just about an hour and a half's from Cape Town; and although the flower season is nearing its end, it sure does make for an amazing sight...

Robin Fredericks 14 Sep 2018

A pioneering approach to the hospitality industry
A pioneering approach to the hospitality industryArticle

Shaun Lamont, managing director of First Group, takes a look at the various elements that are influencing the future of the hospitality industry...

Shaun Lamont 3 Aug 2018

Why Cape Town is still a top tourist hotspot in 2018
Why Cape Town is still a top tourist hotspot in 2018Article

Despite its recent dry spell, with amazingly cheap flights to Cape Town, the Mother City is still a top tourist destination and is raking in tourism awards to prove it...

Issued by SA Airlines 5 Jun 2018

The 10 most expensive estates in Gauteng
The 10 most expensive estates in GautengArticle

With more than half of SA's estate properties located in Gauteng, there's no shortage for discerning buyers. Here are 10 of the most desirable, and expensive, estates in the province...

Issued by Private Property South Africa 16 May 2018

SANParks continues to roll out security plans for its GRNP sections
SANParks continues to roll out security plans for its GRNP sectionsArticle

To optimise national safety, the SANParks team have devised security strategies, led by major-general Jooste, to revisit risks, threats and vulnerabilities to the Garden Route National Park and its visitors...

14 Mar 2018

GinaZ BnB: a new arrival in Ballito
GinaZ BnB: a new arrival in BallitoArticle

Beaches kissed by the African sun and washed by the warm Indian Ocean. Isn't this what we all desire for a beach holiday? Well, Ballito offers this and a whole lot more and has fast become one of the chosen destinations on the KwaZulu-Natal North Coast.

Tony Birkholtz 16 Feb 2018

Five romantic off-the-grid getaways for a Valentine's Day
Five romantic off-the-grid getaways for a Valentine's DayArticle

Whether you're in a new relationship, or you've been married for decades, it's important to keep the romance alive, and sometimes that means getting away from the daily routine.

26 Jan 2018

Five lesser-known hiking trails to explore in Cape Town
Five lesser-known hiking trails to explore in Cape TownArticle

Although many people hike up Lion's Head and Table Mountain, not many are aware that there many alternative routes to choose from - some harrowing, while others are simple and enjoyable for the entire family.

27 Nov 2017

Lilizela Tourism Awards provincial trophies
Finalists set for glory at national Lilizela Tourism AwardsArticle

The fifth edition of the national Lilizela Tourism Awards honours the best-of-the-best among business owners, contractors and professionals working in the South African tourism and hospitality industry...

13 Oct 2017

Discover SA through Google Street View's new set of visual experiences
Discover SA through Google Street View's new set of visual experiencesArticle

Google South Africa launched a new gallery, Discover South Africa on Street View, allowing users to explore four new amazing sites through a 360-degree visual experience...

23 Aug 2017

Winemakers stir things up at Breedekloof Soetes & Soup Festival
Winemakers stir things up at Breedekloof Soetes & Soup FestivalArticle

Book a date this July with the Breedekloof Wine Valley, where winemakers are getting ready to stir things up with a weekend of winter warmers...

30 Jun 2017

Knysna Forest - Theunis Schutte
Mystical Knysna forest not affected by the fireArticle

According to the initial findings, the iconic Knysna forest was not affected by the devastating fires in Knysna. The forest - from Goudveld to Diepwalle - is accessible...

20 Jun 2017

Knysna Forest ready to host Oyster Festival in July
Knysna Forest ready to host Oyster Festival in JulyArticle

The recent devastating fires in Knysna didn't affect the iconic Knysna forest, which means it will be ready to host the Oyster Festival in July...

19 Jun 2017

The ultimate Cape Town mancation
The ultimate Cape Town mancationArticle

Cape Town is known for all the nook and cranny hangouts that can make an ordinary day something that much more. However, when it comes to a real man-adventure on a budget there are options for great day trips with the bros.

6 Jun 2017

Four reasons to experience the Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival
Four reasons to experience the Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster FestivalArticle

There is lots going on at the annual Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival that will be taking place from Friday, 7 July 2017 - Sunday, 16 July 2017...

26 May 2017

Five of the best hiking trails in Mpumalanga
Five of the best hiking trails in MpumalangaArticle

In Mpumalanga, adventure calls. What a better way to satisfy your adventure-craving side, than taking an unforgettable hike, and experiencing a closeness to nature only present in the wild lands of Mpumalanga.

Jarred Manasse 12 Apr 2017

Five of the best small towns in the Western Cape
Five of the best small towns in the Western CapeArticle

The Western Cape is one of the most exciting places to visit in South Africa, while many towns in this province are unique and beautiful

Jarred Manasse 5 Apr 2017

#BizTrends2017: Make 2017 the year of the emerging domestic tourist
#BizTrends2017: Make 2017 the year of the emerging domestic touristArticle

I have spent much of this year speaking about untapped domestic tourism demand and pleading for a change in how we in tourism think about our target markets...

Jerry Mabena 6 Jan 2017

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